Thinix, the company that brought you RetroUI have done it again. This time, for Windows Server 2012. The situation with Windows Server 2012 goes this way: Server 2012 has no Start Button or Start Menu, just like Windows 8 Server 2012 has a Start Screen instead, which runs full-screen (like it or not) Server 2012 also...

A very cool new business feature of Windows 8 that has me curious. It’s called Claim Based Access Control in Windows 8. Claim-based access control With Windows Server 8, businesses can maintain dynamic, organization-based application policies for files, folders, and shared resources. Claim-based access control enables...

As you all know by now, Microsoft has released its server edition of Windows 8 which offers extensive support for cloud computing and virtualization. Microsoft Hyper-V is a virtualization technology for x86-x64 systems that use Windows 8 Server edition. Microsoft has made the pre-beta version accessible to developers...

Cloud computing is the new age paradigm being adopted by almost all IT installations. Organizations are increasingly focused on building applications that can be deployed either on premises or on cloud. Windows server 8 is an optimized cloud based operating system with features for small and medium sized...

Windows 8 also features a server side operating system known as Windows 8 Server. Windows 8 Server is downloadable if you have subscribed to an MSDN account. In this article, we take you step by step through installation of the Windows 8 Server Developer Preview. Step 1: Get Windows 8 Server using MSDN subsciption You...

There are tons of new features in Windows Server 8. So many that PCMag created a long list of some of the best features and it still didn’t include all of them. Windows Server 8 is one of the biggest changes to the entire Windows Server operating system since NT 4.0 got upgraded to Windows Server 2000. The changes...

HP upgraded the technical specifications of one of it’s entry level servers HP ProLiant ML110 G7. It has included Windows 8 Server as one of the supported Operating Systems. Funny though because it has the OS listed as Windows 8 Server and not Windows Server 8. This has to lead to the question – what the heck is the...

There has been talk about Windows Server 8 enabling the “private cloud”. I recently got some emails asking me to go into some detail about what the private cloud was so, let’s talk about it a little. Let’s start with what cloud computing is – it’s simply the use of any commercial service delivered over the Internet in real...

Microsoft officials showed off the first public glimpse of its coming Windows Server 8 operating system today at the WPC 2011 conference. Windows Server 8 was announced as the server side complement to the Windows 8 client. Both the Windows 8 client and server should be out in 2012, possibly in the first half of the...

Seems like Microsoft have made some substantial changes to Windows 8 Server’s Server Manager user interface. Looks like this is the beginning of screenshot leaks in Windows 8 Server. Windows 8 Server’s Server Manager eases the task of administering multiple server roles in an enterprise. Windows 8 Server Manager...